Expected petrol price for May 2018

Sharp increases in the landed prices of fuels are set to hit motorists hard at the end of April, according to the Automobile Association (AA). “Petroleum prices were largely flat in the first week of April, but spiked sharply as tensions escalated in Syria,” the AA said, commenting on unaudited mid-month data released by the Central Energy Fund. “The Middle East lies near many of the world’s key oil producers, and petroleum prices have historically been sensitive to instability in the region.” The rand also weakened slightly against the US dollar in the first half of April, the AA said, […]

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diesel increase set for Wednesday this week

The petrol and diesel price is set for another increase on Wednesday, following a 52 cent increase per litre in June.The Department of Energy announced in a statement that a litre of 93 unleaded petrol (ULP) and lead replacement petrol (LRP) would increase by 11 cents a litre and a litre of 95 ULP and LRP would increase by eight cents a litre. Transporters will pay an extra 42 cents for a litre of diesel (0.05% sulphur), while a litre of diesel (0.005% sulphur) will increase by 41 cents. Please follow and like us:

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